“It is our honor to help the brave men and women who keep this country safe,” said Eric Sanchez, Chief Operating Officer at the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin.“The USO-NC slogan says it all, ‘We need them. They need us. We need you. It’s that simple.’
Durham, NC (PRWEB) November 4, 2010
The Law Office of James Scott Farrin was a Bronze Sponsor of the United Services Organization of North Carolina (USO-NC) “Salute to Freedom Gala 2010.” The event was held on Oct. 1 at the Prestonwood Country Club in Cary, NC.
The 6th annual Salute to Freedom Gala was a black tie event that honored outstanding service members from each branch of the US Armed Forces with “Spirit of Freedom Awards.”
The event included a cocktail reception, an opening ceremony including a Color Guard presentation, dinner and a live auction featuring such items as an original oil painting, a NASCAR Hall of Fame Weekend package and a five-course wine-pairing dinner at The Captain’s Table at the Angus Barn.
Eric Sanchez, Chief Operating Officer at the Law Offices of James Scott Farrin, is a member of the United Service Organizations of North Carolina (USO-NC) Raleigh-Durham Airport Center Council. As a former Marine, Eric Sanchez has a personal awareness of the important role the USO plays in the lives of military personnel from all six branches of service.
“It is our honor to help the brave men and women who keep this country safe,” Sanchez says. “The USO-NC slogan says it all, ‘We need them. They need us. We need you. It’s that simple.’”
The United Services Organization (USO) exists to meet the morale and recreational needs of U.S. service members and their families. The USO of North Carolina (USO-NC) currently operates services-based centers in Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune and in Fort Bragg/Fayetteville. It also operates two travel-based centers, in the Raleigh-Durham and Charlotte-Douglas international airports. The travel-based centers function as airport lounges for military personnel, military retirees and their families.
Other United Services Organization of North Carolina (USO-NC) support programs include deployment and homecoming care packages, holiday meals, special programs at its centers, tickets to sport and entertainment events, surprise birthday cakes to single service members and a food pantry.
About the Firm:
The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is headquartered in the American Tobacco Historic District, adjacent to the Durham Bulls Athletic Park, in Durham, North Carolina, with 12 additional offices statewide in Charlotte, Fayetteville, Greensboro, Greenville, Goldsboro, Henderson, New Bern, Raleigh, Roanoke Rapids, Rocky Mount, Sanford and Wilson. The firm’s 28 attorneys focus on the following practice areas: Personal Injury, Workers’ Compensation, Social Security Disability, Intellectual Property, Civil Rights, Mass Torts and Products Liability. Four of the attorneys are North Carolina Board Certified Specialists in Workers’ Compensation Law and one is a North Carolina Board Certified Specialist in Social Security Disability Law. The Law Offices of James Scott Farrin is involved in the community, including sponsorship of local philanthropic organizations and an active employee matching donation program.
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